Upcoming Events

The list below shows all the currently scheduled library events. If you want to see a list of events happening at a specific OPL location, you can filter the list using the menu below. To see upcoming library events happening out in the community rather than at our branches, visit our offsite events page.

Saturday, September 21st, 2019
Event Name Time Location
Baby Café 10:30am Piedmont Avenue Branch
Toddler Storytime 10:30am Main Library
MPACT: Dance Class for Kids 10:30am West Oakland Branch
Youth Leadership Council 11:00am Main Library
Family Storytime 11:00am Asian Branch
Family Storytime 11:00am Melrose Branch
Lakeview Fall Chess Tournament 11:00am Lakeview Branch
CANCELLED: Lawyer in the Library 12:00pm Martin Luther King Jr. Branch
Where is Home?: A Community Town Hall on the Housing History and Future of Oakland's Black Residents 12:00pm West Oakland Branch
Writers' Support and Critique Group: All Writers Welcome! 1:00pm Rockridge Branch
Berkeley Rep Talk: The Great Wave 1:00pm Piedmont Avenue Branch
Golden Gate Local Collection Book Launch 1:00pm Golden Gate Branch
Aprender a andar en bicicleta en el tráfico 1:00pm César E. Chávez Branch
Tight Knitters at Chavez / El Grupo de Tejer 2:00pm César E. Chávez Branch
Melrose Teen Gaming 2:00pm Melrose Branch
Super Smash Bros Preliminary Tournament! 2:00pm Melrose Branch
Super Smash Bros Preliminary Tournament! 2:00pm West Oakland Branch
Off the Hook 3:00pm Melrose Branch
Let's Be Friends! 3:00pm West Oakland Branch
East Bay Spanish-Language MeetUp 3:00pm Temescal Branch
A Tour of AAMLO 4:00pm African American Museum & Library at Oakland
ESL Conversation Club 4:00pm Dimond Branch
Monday, September 23rd, 2019
Event Name Time Location
Tai Chi Chih - Joy through Movement with Jenn Biehn 10:15am Dimond Branch
Toddler Storytime 10:30am Main Library
Monday Crafts 1:00pm Martin Luther King Jr. Branch
RJOY Elder Circle 1:00pm Lakeview Branch
Play Cafe 1:00pm Eastmont Branch
Learn How to Find (and Keep) Housing 2:00pm Main Library
A Beautiful Mess / Desorden Magnifico 3:30pm Melrose Branch
TeenScape 3:30pm Rockridge Branch
Tuesday, September 24th, 2019
Event Name Time Location
Baby Bounce 10:15am Main Library
Get Help from the Homeless Action Center 10:30am Main Library
Family Storytime 11:30am West Oakland Branch
Free Computer Help! 11:30am West Oakland Branch
Sewing Lab 1:00pm Asian Branch
Housing assistance with Berkeley Food & Housing Project 1:00pm Golden Gate Branch
Cascada de Flores 1:30pm Brookfield Branch
Job Help with the EDD 2:00pm Main Library
CalFresh Food Stamps Sign-Ups / CalFresh (Estampillas de Comida) Taller de Inscripcion 3:00pm César E. Chávez Branch
TeenScape 3:30pm Rockridge Branch
Teen Movie Tuesdays 4:00pm Melrose Branch
Let's Meet in the ZONE! 4:30pm Lakeview Branch
Girls Who Code // Chicas Que Codifican 5:00pm César E. Chávez Branch
Start & Run a Small Business: An Operation Hope Workshop 6:00pm Temescal Branch
Mix It Up; Family Game Night 6:30pm Rockridge Branch
Meet Author E.R. Ramzipoor 6:30pm Main Library
Pajama Storytime 7:00pm Dimond Branch
Wednesday, September 25th, 2019
Event Name Time Location
Family Child Care Provider - Free Playgroup with Bananas 10:00am Melrose Branch
Toddler Storytime 10:10am Lakeview Branch
Stretching for Caregivers 10:10am Rockridge Branch